Cloud Infrastructure Specialists

Cloud Infrastructure Specialists

Job Title: Cloud Infrastructure Specialists
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Reference: 2924803
Contact Name: joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 16, 2019 13:31

Job Description

Seeking a Cloud Infrastructure Specialists, to form a part of a New Capability to be developed by the department.

The Role:
Cloud Infrastructure Specialists in support of the departments Capability Development Program. The Successful Candidates will help form part of an exciting new Project Team being stood up with a mix of existing staff and new specialists including a Project Manager, Technical Director, Business Analysts, Software Developers and Testers.
The departments Mission is to make Australia the safest place to connect online. To help Achieve this mission a New capability is being stood up and requires talented individuals to join the team.
In collaboration with security architects and technical leads, these roles will build, test and deliver scalable, secure cloud (PaaS) infrastructure across a number of platforms

Skills and Experience Required:
  • Minimum Federal Government Baseline clearance
  • Excellent analytical thinking and troubleshooting skills
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently
  • Able to manage multiple, concurrent tasks with competing demands
  • High attention to detail with solid documentation skills
  • Experience leading or managing highly technical teams to achieve business outcomes under pressure
  • Good client communication skills
  • Expert public, private and hybrid cloud computing experience
  • Experience in architecting solutions leveraging Cloud technology including: AWS, Azure, Openstack, VMWare  
  • Experience supporting container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift or CloudFoundry)
  • Sound understanding of networking, security and content distribution
  • Sound experience in non-SQL based technologies such a MongoDB, ELK, Splunk
  • Experience working in an environment employing DevOps principles, methodologies and culture
  • Sound skills in automating and running cloud infrastructure
  • Sound experience in driving CI/CD and automation in cloud solutions   
Nice-to-have skills and experience:
  • Linux or Windows administration experience (Red Hat Enterprise, Ubuntu or Debian) Experience using Ansible configuration management and working with git repositories
  • Exposure to VMware vCenter and working with various VMware technologies.
  • Storage technologies (such as CEPH administration)
  • Experience administering Cloudera or other Hadoop systems
  • Experience configuring and administering Splunk or ELK installations
  • Able to write SELinux policies
Canberra based

Contract Term - 12 Month Contract.

Security Requirements- Applicants must be Australian Citizens. A Baseline Security Clearance is required.

Applications close 29 April, please upload your resume to apply. Please note, that selection criteria is required for this role.

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information.